Join the Young Leaders in Diabetes programme

Vancouver, 24 November – 4 December 2015

The YLD application process for the YLD meeting at the World Diabetes Congress Vancouver 2015 is now closed.

If you are an IDF member or a young person living with diabetes, and have any questions regarding the YLD programme,  please send us an email at

If you would like to be kept up to date about the Young Leaders in Diabetes programme, please follow us on Facebook or Twitter .

You can apply to become a Young Leader when you comply with all of the following criteria:

  1. You have diabetes (type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes or any other type of diabetes)
  2. You are between 18 and 30 years of age
  3. An IDF Member Association supports your application (click here for a list of IDF Member Associations)

If these criteria do not apply to you, please have a look at our Frequently Asked Questions for other ways to support the Young Leaders in Diabetes Programme.